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Principal Business Systems Analyst

Sierra Space

Sierra Space

IT, Sales & Business Development
Multiple locations
Posted on Thursday, July 4, 2024

Sierra Space Careers: Dare to Dream

We honor those that are not afraid to dream big dreams, those that tenaciously chase their dreams even when others say it cannot be done, those that achieve big dreams and change everything. Those are Dreams Worth Chasing.

At Sierra Space we envision a future where humanity lives and works in space, on moons, and on distant planets. Our mission isn’t restricted to the few, instead we see a future where all people can choose to live, work, discover and explore beyond our planet. Our company is building a platform in space to benefit life on Earth and together we will alter the course of humanity.

We have a bold mission. We are a bold company. Together, we are an extraordinary team.

About the Role

The SAP Solution Architect, MRP/PP is responsible for overseeing the technical execution of one-to-many projects and tasks in varying IT areas such as application development, application support, systems administration, business intelligence, network administration and others. Familiarize themselves with the manufacturing processes and gain a strong understanding of components of SAP PP, including BOM (PP-BD-BOM), production version, work center, routings, production planning cycle, and the associated dataset (table structure).

Key Responsibilities:

  • Provide excellent understanding of production planning, change master, and material master configuration paths within SAP.

  • Demonstrate proficiency in understanding data and the tables where the data resides, enabling effective data analysis and troubleshooting.

  • Apply knowledge of the basic functional process flow to execute MRP (Material Requirements Planning).

  • Identify limitations of SAP standard processing with common stock, project stock, and PMMO enablement, and propose innovative solutions to address them.

  • Utilize strong problem-solving and analytical skills to identify and resolve complex production planning issues.

  • Collaborate effectively with cross-functional teams and stakeholders, ensuring clear communication and alignment of objectives.

  • Configure and customize SAP PP modules to meet specific business requirements, ensuring seamless integration with other systems.

  • Provide documentation and knowledge transfer to internal teams, enabling them to maintain and support the implemented solutions.

About You:

Our mission is driven by the unwavering passion to push the boundaries of what is possible. We seek those who Dare to Dream — to envision the extraordinary and pursue it relentlessly – to join us on this transformational journey.

We’re looking for dreamers who align with our values, vision and audacious goals – while also meeting the minimum qualifications below. The preferred qualifications are a bonus, not a requirement.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree in a related field with at least 14 or more years of relevant experience

  • Higher education may substitute for relevant experience

  • Relevant experience may be considered in lieu of required education


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Ability to analyze business systems and/or business processes to identify user needs, document requirements, and address process improvements

  • Scrum Master certification, or equivalent experience to obtain such certification

  • Strong knowledge of requirements documentation tools such as Visio, Word, Excel, Jira, and/or Azure DevOps

  • Experience with data mapping and documentation of system integration metadata and touchpoints necessary for implementation

  • Basic experience with writing SQL and understanding the basics of table querying for use in documenting data requirements

  • Strong knowledge of project planning and execution, using tools such as MS Project

  • Understanding of analysis and software development lifecycle methodologies

  • Strong presentation, facilitation, collaboration, negotiation and influencing skills

IMPORTANT NOTICE:
To conform to U.S. Government international trade regulations, applicant must be a U.S. Citizen, lawful permanent resident of the U.S., protected individual as defined by 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3), or eligible to obtain the required authorizations from the U.S. Department of State or U.S. Department of Commerce.

Elevate Your Career

At Sierra Space, we are committed to your personal and professional development. We empower you to make profound and meaningful contributions and foster a vibrant culture of collaboration, where teamwork ignites breakthrough innovations.


Sierra Space offers annual incentive pay based upon performance that is commensurate with the level of the position.

We also offer a generous benefit package, including medical, dental, and vision plans, 401(k) with 150% match up to 8%, life insurance, 3 weeks paid time off, tuition reimbursement, and more.

Estimated Starting Salary Range:

$138,634.92 - $190,623.01

At Sierra Space we are at the very doorstep of unlocking the future and the work in front of us is hard, but it is truly important and meaningful. Achieving our mission requires dedication, relentless pursuit of a dream and an unwavering passion for pushing the boundaries to accomplish what others might believe to be impossible. We seek those who too, Dare to Dream and will join us in a pursuit to achieve the extraordinary.

Application Deadline: This role will remain posted until a qualified pool of candidates are identified.